Prepare for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Exam
This learning path helps IT security professionals prepare for and pass the challenging Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam from (ISC)². Each course in this path maps to one of eight domains from the CISSP Body of Knowledge. For more information on the CISSP exam, visit www.isc2.org/cissp.
Plan a study path for the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam.
Understand the material covered by the eight CISSP domains.
Discover the career opportunities available for CISSP-certified cybersecurity professionals.
Get an overview of the 2018 CISSP certification program, including the eight exam domains.
1h 11m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 1 Security and Risk Management with Mike Chapple
Study for CISSP certification. Get CISSP training to pass the first domain of the 2018 CISSP exam, covering information security and risk management.
2h 37m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 2 Asset Security with Mike Chapple
Study for CISSP certification. Get training to pass the second domain of the 2018 CISSP exam on asset security, including data governance, encryption, storage, and disposal.
1h 2m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 3 Security Architecture and Engineering with Mike Chapple
Prepare for domain three-Security Architecture and Engineering-of the CISSP certification exam. Get study tips and practice questions for topics such as device security, cryptography, and key management.
4h 21m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 4 Communication and Network Security with Mike Chapple
Prepare for the Communications and Network Security domain of the CISSP exam. Learn about best practices for TCP/IP networking, network security devices, network attacks, and more.
4h 6m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 5 Identity and Access Management with Mike Chapple
Study for CISSP certification while you learn industry best practices for identity and access management (IAM).
2h 14m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 6 Security Assessment and Testing with Mike Chapple
Learn about security assessment and testing practices, and prepare for the sixth domain of the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam.
1h 40m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 7 Security Operations with Mike Chapple
Prepare for the seventh domain of the CISSP exam: Security Operations. Learn about investigations and forensics, logging and monitoring, resource security, and more.
1h 56m • COURSE
CISSP Cert Prep: 8 Software Development Security with Mike Chapple
Learn about software development security and prepare for the eighth and final domain of the CISSP exam.
1h 26m • COURSE
IT Security Careers and Certifications: First Steps with Marc Menninger
Interested in finding an IT security job? IT security expert Marc Menninger explains how to launch a successful career in information security.
2h 6m • COURSE
Insights from a Cybersecurity Professional with Mike Chapple
Interested in a career in IT security? Get insights from an expert. We interview Mike Chapple about the career path of the cybersecurity professional.
32m 15s • COURSE
You'll learn information security with these experts
Mike Chapple is senior director for IT service delivery at the University of Notre Dame.
In this role, he oversees the information security, IT architecture, project management, strategic planning, and IT compliance functions for the Office of Information Technologies. Mike also serves as an assistant professor in the university's Computer Applications department, where he teaches an undergraduate course on information security.
Mike previously served as a senior advisor to the executive vice president at Notre Dame for two years. Prior to that, he was program manager of the university's Information Security program and a consultant to the Notre Dame Alumni Association on alumni engagement initiatives.
Before returning to Notre Dame, Mike served as executive vice president and chief information officer of the Brand Institute, a Miami-based consulting firm. Mike also spent four years in the information security research group at the National Security Agency and serving as an active duty intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. He is a technical editor for Information Security magazine and has written over a dozen books, including the CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide (now in its sixth edition) and the CompTIA Security+ Training Kit.
Mike earned both his bachelor's and doctoral degrees from Notre Dame in computer science and engineering. He also has a master's in computer science from the University of Idaho and an MBA from Auburn University.
Marc Menninger is an IT security manager specializing in corporate information security and risk management.
As an information security professional, Marc has 20+ years of applied security experience. He's also an online marketing consultant, author, speaker, entrepreneur, and networker. His security career began in 1992 with five years of service as a computer and communications officer in the US Air Force. There, he was responsible for leading a team capable of deploying mobile top secret fiber-optic computer networks. Marc left the Air Force as a captain and entered the civilian world, filling a variety of technical roles including help desk supervisor, network administrator, and network and information security consultant. He was also a vice president in the Corporate Information Security department of Washington Mutual Bank in Seattle and the senior security risk analyst at PEMCO.
On the information security side, Marc has written for the ISSA Journal, and authored multiple online security articles. A member of Toastmasters International, he enjoys speaking and training on a wide variety of topics, including information security, online marketing, search engine optimization, blogging, inspirational and motivational speeches, and more. To find out more or contact Marc, connect with him on LinkedIn.
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